Asake Marks 29th Birthday: Reflecting on Musical Journey

Timileyin Abdulsalam By Timileyin Abdulsalam - Entertainment Reporter
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Celebrating his 29th birthday, Nigerian singer and songwriter Ahmed Ololade, professionally known as Asake, reflects on his journey to fame.

The Afrobeat star gained prominence in 2022 with the release of the single “Mr. Money,” followed by a remix featuring Zlatan and Peruzzi in February of the same year. He later secured a record deal with ‘YBNL,’ led by the label boss Olamide.

On Instagram, Asake shared a brief message with his fans, expressing gratitude for the journey he has undertaken and the path ahead. 

The singer said, “Today, I honor the journey I’ve been on and the journey yet to come. Happy birthday to a resilient soul.”

Accompanying the note is a photo of Asake alongside a worn-out bicycle with a flat tire, symbolizing the struggles and resilience of his journey.

Shortly after posting this celebration and revealing the challenges he has faced on his Instagram page, fans and well-wishers flooded the comment section with their heartfelt birthday wishes.

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By Timileyin Abdulsalam Entertainment Reporter
Timileyin Abdulsalam, a journalist, and content writer based in Lagos, is versatile in crafting articles that cover a broad spectrum of topics, including entertainment, politics, social issues, technology, crime, and justice. His unique storytelling style is well-known among readers. Having graduated from the University of Ilorin, Timileyin also holds certifications in Journalism, Broadcast Journalism, and a Professional Certificate in Media and Communication.